Introduction of (Sharia) Theology and Islamic Studies Faculty

History of Faculty:

Sharia Faculty is a basic scientific and educational unit to train professional board in juridical, law and Islamic higher education up to the bachelor degrees and it is stablished on 1993.

This faculty has got two fields; Fiqh and principles of Fiqh (Jurisprudence and principles of jurisprudence) & Islamic Educations and it has also four departments;

  1. Fiqh and Principles of Fiqh Department
  2. Holy Quran Interpretation Department
  3. Holy Hadith Interpretation Department
  4. Islamic Education Department

Gained objectives:

  1. Provision of professional board for Judgement and Prosecution
  2. Provision of scientific and professional board for Islamic Studiesand Law
  3. Provision of Trainings for Religious Preachers
  4. Provision of understanding Islamic Values for the nations
  5. Distribution of Islamic Culture via graduates
  6. Provision of professional experts in Islam-ology
  7. Provision of theories for Islamic economic and banking
  8. Provision of scientific services for the Islamic history and civilizations
  9. Provision of training for education sector
  10. Provision of Jurisprudence, Law and Scientific researches in the different issues.

Constructional and Equipment

Islamic StudiesFaculty of Herat University has got its own buildings with four equipped floors including but not limited to classes, chairs, library, internet center and other requirements.

Scientific and Academic Section

This section is a section in which teachers tries to develop all the time in which brought in charts.

Curriculum and Materials of Faculties

Theology Faculty of Herat University hosts all masters of Theology Faculty members from all over the Afghanistan in Herat for two weeks and in this meeting we tried to unify the curriculum specially credit system with each other in which it was positive.

Development Section

Sharia Faculty considers to have the following new departments:

  1. Provision of Ideology and Philosophy Department on 2016.
  2. Provision of Fiqh and Private Laws Department on 2017.
  3. Provision of Islamic Economy and Banking Department on 2018.
  4. Provision of Fiqh and Criminal Law Department on 2019.
  5. Provision of Islamic History and Civilization Department on 2020.
  6. Provision of Master Degree Faculty

Capacity Building Section

Most instructor of this faculty are masters and some are doctorate and two other are going to finish their doctorate period.

Clinics and Services

There is no health clinic in this faculty.

        Number of instructor who were sent for Master and Doctorate degree

 

No

Faculty

Year

Female

Male

Result

Type of Bursarial

1

Sharia Study

2005

.

2

2

MA

2

Sharia Study

2006

.

.

.

.

3

Sharia Study

2007

.

4

4

MA

4

Sharia Study

2008

.

.

.

.

5

Sharia Study

2009

.

.

.

.

6

Sharia Study

2010

.

2

2

MA

7

Sharia Study

2011

.

4

4

MA

8

Sharia Study

2012

.

8

8

MA

9

Sharia Study

2013

1

3

4

MA

10

Sharia Study

2014

 

2

2

One Doctorate and One Master

11

Sharia Study

2015

 

4

4

Master employed

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Number of employed instructors

 

No

Faculty

Year

Female

Male

Result

Signature

1

Theology Faculty

1993

.

1

1

 

2

Theology Faculty

1994

.

.

.

 

3

Theology Faculty

1995

.

.

.

 

4

Theology Faculty

1996

.

2

2

 

5

Theology Faculty

1997

.

1

1

 

6

Theology Faculty

1998

.

1

1

 

7

Theology Faculty

1999

.

1

1

 

8

Theology Faculty

2000

.

2

2

 

9

Theology Faculty

2001

.

3

3

 

10

Theology Faculty

2002

.

3

3

 

11

Theology Faculty

2003

.

5

5

 

12

Theology Faculty

2004

1

1

2

 

13

Theology Faculty

2005

.

2

2

 

14

Theology Faculty

2006

.

1

1

 

15

Theology Faculty

2007

.

3

3

 

16

Theology Faculty

2008

.

2

2

 

17

Theology Faculty

2009

.

.

.

 

18

Theology Faculty

2010

.

.

.

 

19

Theology Faculty

2011

.

.

.

 

20

Theology Faculty

2012

.

3

3

 

21

Theology Faculty

2013

.

5

5

 

22

Theology Faculty

2014

2

6

8

 

23

Theology Faculty

2015

1

3

4

 

24

Theology Faculty

2016

.

.

.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Number of teachers with Academic Promotion

No

Faculty

Teaching Assistant

Senior Teaching Assistant

Assistant Professor

Associate Professor

Professor

Result

1

Theology Faculty

15

7

2

2

0

26

 

Number of teachers who traveled out of the country for short term programs

No

Faculty

Female

Male

Result

1

Theology Faculty

1

12

13

 

Registered student during 15 years

No

Faculty

Department

 

 

Year

Number of the Students

Result

Total

Jurisprudence

and Law

Interpretation

and Hadith

Male

Female

Explanation

and Hadith

 

0

0

0

1

Theology Faculty

Jurisprudence

and Law

 

 

2002

29

0

29

 

59

Explanation

and Hadith

 

24

6

30

2

Theology Faculty

Jurisprudence

and Law

 

 

2003

37

0

37

 

79

Explanation

and Hadith

 

35

7

42

3

Theology Faculty

Jurisprudence

and Law

 

 

2004

50

0

50

 

81

Explanation

and Hadith

 

22

9

31

4

Theology Faculty

Jurisprudence

and Law

 

 

2005

38

0

38

 

111

Explanation

and Hadith

 

55

18

73

5

Theology Faculty

Jurisprudence

and Law

 

 

2006

37

0

37

 

154

Explanation

and Hadith

 

83

 

34

117

6

Theology Faculty

Jurisprudence

and Law

 

 

2007

41

0

41

 

144

Explanation

and Hadith

 

69

34

103

7

Theology Faculty

Jurisprudence

and Law

 

 

2008

53

0

53

 

131

Explanation

and Hadith

 

52

26

78

8

Theology Faculty

Jurisprudence

and Law

 

 

2009

41

0

41

 

213

Explanation

and Hadith

 

117

55

152

9

Theology Faculty

Jurisprudence

and Law

 

 

2010

36

0

36

 

141

Explanation

and Hadith

 

77

28

105

10

Theology Faculty

Jurisprudence

and Law

 

 

2011

75

0

75

 

172

Explanation

and Hadith

 

 

 

35

44

97

11

Theology Faculty

Jurisprudence

and Law

 

 

2012

50

0

50

 

162

Explanation

and Hadith

 

 

68

74

142

12

Theology Faculty

Jurisprudence

and Law

 

 

2013

57

0

57

 

219

Explanation

and Hadith

 

 

 

108

54

162

13

Theology Faculty

Jurisprudence

and Law

 

 

2014

56

0

56

 

449

Explanation

and Hadith

 

 

270

123

393

14

Theology Faculty

Jurisprudence

and Law

 

 

2015

151

8

159

 

240

Explanation

and Hadith

 

 

48

33

81

15

Theology Faculty

Jurisprudence

and Law

 

 

2016

86

5

91

 

240

Explanation

and Hadith

 

64

85

149

 

Student Affairs

Student affairs related to the vice-president of student affairs for Islamic Study Faculty and they would consider acts based on the regulations.

Student Services

This faculty provided services for academic research for students in legal clinics and other legal and law institutes.

Seminars and Conferences

This faculty has got committee for scientific researches and promotions according to the regulations and this is to provide for seminar and conferences’ instructors and also this faculty’s instructors would take part in seminars and conferences.

Supply and Service Provisions

What so ever chief of Finance and Administrative allocates for students, it would be distributed soon to them including; water-cooler, desk, chair and other requirements.

Environmental and Maintenance Section

Since cleanness is part of faith, this faculty provided its best efforts to provide a committee for this section and provide some seminars.

Since maintenance of building and its equipment are essential and keeping public’s wealth safe, this department does its best to keep them and maintain them properly.

Achievements

  1. Developing of foundations and buildings; as you know there were worries about place but now there is an independent place.
  2. Increasing in annual registrations; Sharia Faculty increases its annual registrations
  3. Expanding of this faculty’s activities not only in its area but also other departments of Herat University under the Islamic Jurisprudence Faculty acts.
  4. Attracting personal and instituted foundations; dean of faculty does his best to attract financial aids in which there are some as example in the following; facilitating faculty’s library, providing two equipped sections for net users in the department and facilitating administrative sections and other departments with modern technologies